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Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (1)
“We Should All Be Feminists”

"So I would like to start by telling you about one of my greatest friends, Okoloma Maduewesi. Okoloma lived on my street and looked after me like a big brother. If I liked a boy, I would ask Okoloma's opinion.Okoloma died in the notorious Sosoliso...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints.
More than 90% of top mayoral roles ‘likely to be held by white men’

More than 90% of most powerful positions in the new English mayoralties and their cabinets are likely to be held by white men, according to analysis by the Electoral Reform Society. The thinktank said English devolution risked becoming a “plaything of the old boys’ club” on...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (7)
WLN Members Update 11th January 2017

Dear *|FNAME|* We wish you a happy and successful 2017 from all at the WLN. Now is a great time to look forward to a new year of opportunities and some of the challenges that may lie ahead, and is a great time to reflect on how...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (6)
New Routes Residential – Not Just For Kids

Remember when nobody needed you; you weren’t a boss, a partner, a mother? You didn’t have to be somewhere/anywhere for anyone? You played out with your mates ALL DAY, scraped knees, laughed and had energy in abundance? Join us to unlock the child inside -...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (5)
Institute of Apprenticeships Consultation

The Government has launched its long awaited Institute of Apprenticeships Consultation - have your say here: https://consult.education.gov.uk/apprenticeships/government-s-draft-strategic-guidance-to-the-insti/...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (4)
The Queen’s New Year’s Honours List

The Queen’s New Years Honours List is out, read FE Week's full summary of the sectors representation here. The work of the chief executive officer of adult learning provider City Lit has been recognised in this year’s Queen’s New Year’s Honours list, alongside 11 other figures...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (3)
Top 10 FE Week Stories

If you missed some of the main headlines in 2016 here is a handy recap from sector publication FE WEEK or their top ten news stories. In 2016 we’ve published a whopping 972 news stories, covering everything from the latest on apprenticeship reforms to the highs...

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WOMBA Interview: Dido Harding

Our friends at WOMBA caught up with CEO of TalkTalk, Dido Harding. She shares her thoughts and experiences of balancing being a mum and a CEO. She talks about being authentic at work, what makes a great leader as well as diversity and inclusion, and the impact...

Bouncing Forward- Resilience is a key skill for all leaders, particularly in times of personal and professional change and resource constraints. (10)
Who’s to blame for the lack of women in tech?

Scalding article on why it is companies not schools and universities, that should be blamed for the lack of women in tech. Read the article on The Guardian. What do you think? Join the conversation on LinkedIn....